11 February

Writing emails. Does it take you too long?

Writing emails. Does it take you too long?

  Although I can vividly remember watching in awe as someone showed me how to send a fax, I can’t actually recall the first email I sent or received. But I certainly have trouble imagining a world without emails today. And when it comes to communicating with colleagues or customers in English, nearly everyone tells […]

15 January

Why I’ve changed my mind about training via Skype.

Why I’ve changed my mind about training via Skype.

I first came across people offering English training via Skype years ago. But I was never really convinced and certainly didn’t think it was for me. Experiences I made last year have changed my mind. My doubts and reservations in the past First and foremost I believed that I needed to be in the same […]

15 January

Plan to succeed

Plan to succeed

You can take steps to improve your English at any time of the year, of course. And circumstances – a new job, new responsibilities, a planned trip – may well lead you to do just that. But what if there’s no real reason, you just feel generally dissatisfied with your language skills? Or perhaps you’ve […]